Category Archives: Midwest Hip-Hop

New Joint – International Maverick

International Maverick – “WORD” (@_IMAV / 2017)

The Chicago-raised wordsmith gets up-close-and-personal on this self-produced cut off his new release “Leaving You To Find Me”.

New Joint – Page Kennedy

Page Kennedy – “Welcome To Detroit” (@PageKennedy / 2017)

The Motor City emcee recreates a Cam’ron favourite for this gritty hometown dedication off his forthcoming  “Torn Pages” project.

New Joint – RSXGLD

RSXGLD – “JeSoS” (RSXGLD.BandCamp.Com / 2017)

Stream-of-consciousness rhymes and soulful, string-laden beats from Michigan duo Ro Spit and 14KT’s forthcoming release “He’s The Driver, I’m The Shooter”.

New Joint – International Maverick

International Maverick – “Yours Truly” (@_IMAV / 2017)

Self-produced slick talk from the Chicago-based artist.

New Joint – Finale & Fel Sweetenberg

Finale & Fel Sweetenberg – “Six Stringed Puppets” (@Effiscienz / 2017)

Detroit-meets-New Jersey as the two longstanding microphone fiends kick forthright verses on this guitar-laced cut off their new album “Two Kings”.

New Joint – DreamTek

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DreamTek – “The Wizard” (7Oddz.Com / 2017)

Moody boom-bap from the Chicago artist’s self-produced album “The Wizard Of Oddz” (a knowing nod to Philly emcee Larry Larr’s 1991 album of the same name, perhaps?).

The Deity Universe Album Stream – The Deity Complex

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Chicago’s mighty Deity Complex drop a quality collection of underground jewels featuring the lyrical talents of crew member Supreme Scientist 7, plus Iron Helmet, Shadowstar Boxer, Unseen NY and more.